Keywords : Ottoman


Hamed Al-Amin House as a Model for the Mosul House in the Ottoman Era - A Field Study

Rana waeadallah Mahdi

Athar Alrafedain, 2013, Volume 2, Issue 1, Pages 377-394
DOI: 10.33899/athar.2013.76889

The city of Mosul is one of the most important cities that has maintained its cultural continuity since the most ancient times, and this is what we notice in many of its archaeological heritage buildings, especially those dating back to the Ottoman era, including residential houses, some of which still exist, testifying to the city’s status and the ability of its people to Creativity and innovation, and from this house the house of Hamed Al-Amin, who preserved the artistic styles and architectural methods that were followed when building houses in the Ottoman era.

Administrative and governmental buildings in the city of Mosul during the Ottoman era

Akram Mohamed Yahya

Athar Alrafedain, 2013, Volume 2, Issue 1, Pages 205-234
DOI: 10.33899/athar.2013.76857

The student of the civilization of Iraq and its Arab-Islamic heritage since the fall of the Abbasid Caliphate at the hands of the Mongols in the year 656 AH until the beginning of the Ottoman rule in the year 941 AH will find that the situation in Iraq in general and Mosul in particular was characterized by chaos and instability, and many invading foreign governments began to rule, starting with the Mongols and the Ilkhanids. Then the Jalayiris, then the Turkmen, and finally the Safavid Persians, who went too far in violating the cities of Iraq, one after the other, until the Ottomans came and took control of the country.

The fountain in the mosques of Mosul during the Ottoman era - Selected models

Wassan Abdul Muttalib Hassan

Athar Alrafedain, 2013, Volume 2, Issue 1, Pages 395-421
DOI: 10.33899/athar.2013.76891

Given the importance of the fountain from an archaeological and functional point of view, we studied it not only by relying on archaeological studies and library references, but by relying on the scientific method represented by field studies and visiting relevant mosques. The study did not depend on the description only, but went beyond the study of the fountain in its planning, design, architectural and technical elements.